Fernando Machado Stredel

Doctoral aspirant EEB
Primary office:
Dole


Advisor: Town Peterson
Research interests: Ornithology, Systematics, Biogeography, Evolution
Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela

Education:

  • Lic. Biology, Universidad Central de Venezuela

Publications:

  • F. Machado-Stredel and J. Pérez-Emán. 2017. Using morphometrics to determine sex in a Neotropical passerine: the Gray-breasted Wood-Wren (Henicorhina leucophrys). Ornitología Neotropical (In review).
  • Fernandes, A.M.F., F. Machado-Stredel, M. Castro and J. Pérez-Emán. 2016. Identificación molecular del sexo de individuos del género Henicorhina en Venezuela. Revista Venezolana de Ornitolgía 6: 81-83

Presentations:

  • Machado-Stredel, F., A.T. Peterson and J. Pérez-Emán. Improving our knowledge of species ranges: ecological niche modelling of a South American wren. 6th North American Ornithological Conference, Washington D.C., USA, August 2016. Poster presentation.
  • Fernandes, A.M.F., F. Riera and F. Machado-Stredel. Conotos de Caracas: una iniciativa web de ciencia ciudadana para la caracterización de la distribución del Conoto Negro (Aves, Icteridae). Jornadas de Investigación y Extensión Facultad de Ciencias UCV, Caracas, Venezuela, May 2016. Poster presentation.
  • Machado-Stredel, F., M. Lentino and J. Pérez-Emán. The Mocquerys' collections from Venezuela: Bucarito as a case study. 3rd Venezuelan Ornithological Congress, Guanare, Venezuela, November 2015. Oral presentation.
  • Machado-Stredel, F. and J. Pérez-Emán. The use of digital photography to study geographic variation in plumage of a Neotropical montane bird. 11th Venezuelan Ecological Congress, Margarita, Venezuela, November 2015. Oral presentation.
  • Machado-Stredel, F. and J. Pérez-Emán. Geographic variation of Henicorhina leucophrys in Venezuela. 10th Neotropical Ornithological Congress, Manaus, Brazil, July 2015. Oral presentation.

Awards:

  • Student Membership Award, American Ornithologists' Union (2016).

 


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